Calvin has announced the 40 albums for the Best of Americana Music Shoe 2017!
Tony Ives’ Best of Americana 2017
Thoughts from Sue Havlish on the Best of 2017
She was one of the first to evolve blues & soul into that high energy secular sound that was later dubbed “rock & roll.”
Calvin covers both the head-scratchers and the natural choices in this year’s American Roots nominations.
I bet a good argument can be made that his music career both opened and closed an era of music.
FAR chart emphasizes the blues this month, plus three strong up and coming songwriters
He was the rockstar that could have emerged from any of us if we could only drive down the highway fast enough.
Ray Wylie Hubbard. Of course. But there are a few names on the September FAR chart that I am pleasantly surprised to see.
No surprise that Steve Earle tops the charts this month. But the #2 spot is a happy surprise and well-deserved…..
Enter to win a copy of the Long Strange Trip soundtrack
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Calvin tells Choo Choo Stu about his favorite interviews, the songwriters he admires, and his biggest podcasting screwup. A tale never before told on mic!
Read the May 2017 FAR chart and check out my editorial comments about it.
Enter to win a copy of God’s Problem Child by Willie Nelson in the Americana Music Show’s monthly album giveaway!
Calvin weighs in on the nominations for the 2017 Americana Music Association Awards
Enter the giveaway contest to win a copy of Pretty Little Troubles by Malcolm Holcombe.
The Americana Music Show is ending, but the road goes on forever and the party never ends…….
See who’s on top of the Best of Americana Music Show 2016 list!
My man on the ground in Austin wrote in to make sure we knew about Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds…